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Register for Free AHRQ Webinar on Shared Decision Making for Chronic Conditions and Long Term Care Planning

Friday, 08 July 2016 02:35 / by Dr Kim Kuebler

A webinar from The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) July 26 will examine how shared decision making can be used to manage chronic conditions and facilitate the long term care planning needs of aging Veterans and adults with chronic conditions.

Experts will address: (1) how Dartmouth’s School of Medicine is using shared decision making to improve care management of individuals with chronic conditions, and (2) how the Veteran’s Administration is implementing shared decision making to engage Veterans in their long term
care planning decisions.

Confirmed speakers and topics:

  • Cathleen Marrow, M.D., Dartmouth, Geisel School of Medicine: Chronic Disease and Shared Decision Making: Practical Applications
  • Sheri Reder, Ph.D., M.S.P.H., VA Puget Sound Health Care System: Shared Decision Making for Aging Veterans: It’s a Team Effort

Moderator:

  • Arlene Bierman, M.D., M.S., Director of Center for Evidence and Practice Improvement, AHRQ

This activity will be accredited for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, pharmacists, and certified health education specialists. Determination of continuing education credit through Professional Education Services Group is pending.

Register now to secure a spot for this webinar.

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Dr Kim Kuebler

Written by Dr Kim Kuebler

Dr. Kim Kuebler is the Medical Team Leader for Ortho Sport and Spine Physicians, Savannah, GA. She is an Adult Nurse Practitioner graduate from Emory University's School of Nursing and Doctor of Nursing Practice graduate from Vanderbilt University.